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AN INTERESTING VISIT

Quite delightful, where else on the island are you likely to see an Air Ministry wave meter rubbing... read more

Reviewed July 5, 2018
John S
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Very Interesting hidden treasure

The staff were highly knowledgeable of Bute's outstanding military contributions, and the museum... read more

Reviewed January 10, 2018
BrianJ2988
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Jul 5, 2018
“AN INTERESTING VISIT”
Feb 4, 2018
“embarrassing”
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8 Deanhood Place, Rothesay, Scotland
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Reviewed July 5, 2018

Quite delightful, where else on the island are you likely to see an Air Ministry wave meter rubbing shoulders with a Fairburn-Sykes commando knife? Do pop in and support them.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank John S
Reviewed February 4, 2018

I really don't get this place... I think its someones hobby. One of these places that you immediately want to escape as soon as you enter

Date of experience: October 2017
3  Thank james m
Reviewed January 10, 2018

The staff were highly knowledgeable of Bute's outstanding military contributions, and the museum has an impressive assembly of artifacts. Highly recommended and a must-see place to visit when travelling to Rothesay!

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank BrianJ2988
Reviewed August 18, 2017

Looked on line before we went ,thought museum was very small but at the same time it was very interesting.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank NorwichWench
Reviewed July 22, 2017

This is a really nice small quaint little museum. You can see how hard they have tried to put together a nice collection.Not everywhere has to be large and razzamatazz. This is small and the gentleman running it very interesting and answered lots of questions....More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank Travel_Teddybears
Reviewed June 15, 2017

I came across this museum when I was wandering around Rothesay. This is a small local museum and has a few artefacts from recent conflicts. The staff member I spoke to was very pleasant.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Colin M
Reviewed June 15, 2017

The Bute Military Museum was refurbished during the winter and has a whole new look. The interior layout has been simplified and all exhibits are now in a single display area.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Edward C
Reviewed January 27, 2017

This little place is well worth a visit if you are in Rothesay. It is down a quiet lane (Deanhood Place). The museum has a small but very interesting collection of military memorabilia and the guy on duty was very informative.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank roomless
Reviewed October 16, 2016

Great place to see some local military history of Bute and the local area , some finds from further afield too. very friendly and a chat will always be certain . well worth a visit and your support as these guys are doing a wonderful...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank jonnotgeoff
Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

Very very small very very friendly the guys who run it are very knowledgeable and a good laugh. A good place to visit to get out of the damp and lift your spirits

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank robertfJ4771OI
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